United States has warned North Korea not to test its resolve.

Speaking alongside South Korea's acting president Hwang Kyo-ahn in Seoul, US Vice President Mike Pence said the world had witnessed President Trump's resolve in the past two weeks by s US missile attack on a Syrian airfield and the dropping of a powerful bomb on Islamic State in Afghanistan.

Pence and Hwang Kyo-ahn said they would proceed with the early deployment of the US THAAD missile-defense system in South Korea.

Meanwhile, North Korea's Vice Foreign Minister Han Song-Ryol has said that his country would continue testing missiles on a weekly, monthly and yearly basis.

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